- Age: 21
- Education: POST Academy Graduate
- Experience: POST Academy Graduate
-Must be at least 21 years of age at date of hire
-Felony convictions and disqualifying criminal history are not allowed
-U.S. citizenship or a permanent resident alien who is eligible, and has applied for, U.S. citizenship
-High school graduate or GED. Completion of a two-year community college degree or vocational school training in police science, law enforcement, criminal justice administration, public administration, or a related field is preferred
-Must posses, or be able to obtain and maintain, a valid California Driver’s license
-Must meet all basic requirements AND possess a California POST Basic Training Police Academy certificate within the past thirty (30) months from the date of potential hire, or provide proof of current enrollment in a California POST Basic Training Police Academy and must successfully complete the academy prior to appointment.
-Must meet all basic requirements AND be currently employed as a full-time, paid, sworn police officer for at least two (2) years or have been employed for at least two (2) years as a full-time, paid, sworn police officer in a civilian governmental jurisdiction prior to application.